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The Patience Stone (Syngue Sabour)

Rating:R (for sexual content, some violence and language)
Genre:Drama, War
Release Date:August 14, 2013
Running time:98 minutes
Cast:Golshifteh Farahani, Hamid Djavadan, Massi Mrowat, Hassina Burgan
Director:Atiq Rahimi
Producer:Michael Gentile
Writer:Jean-Claude Carrière, Atiq Rahimi
Distributor:Sony Pictures Classics

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Description: In an unnamed, war-torn, Middle Eastern country, a soft-spoken woman whose husband lies in a coma is forced to send their two children to live with her aunt as she struggles to keep her husband alive. After falling into a relationship with a young soldier, she begins a secret dialogue with her ailing husband as a means of freeing herself.

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